Birthplace: Maplewood, N.J.
Hometown: Maplewood, N.J.
- 2015 USA Fencing National Championships, 3rd
- 2014 Senior World Championships, gold (team)
- 2014 Antalya World Cup, 1st (team)
- 2014 Korfranty World Cup, 2nd (team)
- 2013 Pan American Championships, gold (team)
- 2013 Senior World Championships, bronze (team)
- 2012 World Team Championships, bronze (team)
Daughter of Eugene Muhammad...Hobbies include working out, camping, traveling and politics...Owns her own fashion brand, Louella by Ibtihaj Muhammad...Hopes to make history in 2016 as the first U.S. athlete to compete at the Olympic Games in a hijab.
U.S. Men’s Foil And Saber Fencing Squads Win World Cup Silver Medals
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Three events resulted in three top-four finishes for U.S. fencing teams.
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Team USA took over Times Square to celebrate the 100-day countdown to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
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Philip Hersh: Ibtihaj Muhammad’s Olympic Qualification A Ray Of Hope For Muslim-American Women
Philip Hersh April 20, 2016
The saber fencer will be the first U.S. athlete to compete in a hijab at the Olympic Games.
Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad Qualifies For Olympics, Will Become First U.S. Athlete To Compete In A Hijab
Brandon Penny Feb. 02, 2016
Muhammad is already the first Muslim woman to represent the U.S. in fencing internationally.
U.S. Women's Saber Team Qualifies For Rio
Darci Miller Feb. 02, 2016
With three world medals in the past three years, the team is a favorite for Olympic hardware.
Mariel Zagunis Wins World Cup In Athens, The Site Of Her First Olympic Title
Brandon Penny Jan. 30, 2016
It was Zagunis' second win of the three worlds cups this season; Ibtihaj Muhammad took bronze.
Mariel Zagunis Finds Redemption In Team Gold Medal At Pan American Games
Sarah Higgins July 24, 2015
Ibtihaj Muhammad, individual champ Dagmara Wozniak and Olympic champion Zagunis win team gold in Toronto.
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